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83 Results for RKO

63 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, September 28, 201754DOld-time film studioJoe Krozel
Monday, September 4, 201724D"King Kong" and "Citizen Kane" studioTracy Gray
Saturday, May 27, 201747ACompany behind Hitchcock's "Notorious"Damon Gulczynski
Sunday, February 19, 201725DOnetime MGM rivalBruce Haight
Thursday, February 16, 201755AFilm studio once owned by Howard HughesKeith Redwine
Tuesday, January 3, 201748D___ Pictures (bygone studio)Michael Shteyman
Tuesday, May 31, 201664A11-Down that made "King Kong"Sarah Keller
Wednesday, March 2, 201646AOriginal "King Kong" studio (4)Fred Piscop
Monday, May 25, 201527AOne of the Big Five movie studios, onceJennifer Nutt
Thursday, December 26, 201326D1929's "Street Girl" was its first official productionTim Croce
Sunday, November 17, 20137DStudio behind "Suspicion" and "Notorious"Julian Lim
Tuesday, January 8, 201359DOriginal "King Kong" studio (4)Allan E. Parrish
Wednesday, June 27, 201210DStudio that made nine Astaire/Rogers filmsMike Buckley
Sunday, June 24, 2012116D"King Kong" studio (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, July 19, 201142D___ Pictures (old studio)Mark Feldman
Friday, October 15, 201026AIts final production was released in 1959Peter Wentz
Thursday, September 16, 201039DEarly Fox rivalJoey Weissbrot, Brown University '11
Monday, April 13, 200959AStudio that made "Notorious"Natan Last
Tuesday, November 11, 200812D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Nancy Salomon and Larry Shearer
Wednesday, October 8, 200839DStudio behind many Astaire/Rogers filmsPeter A. Collins
Saturday, September 6, 200819A"Notorious" companyBarry C. Silk
Thursday, June 12, 200846DStudio of "Notorious" and "Suspicion"Alex Boisvert
Tuesday, April 8, 200846D"Flying Down to Rio" studioDave Mackey
Wednesday, December 5, 200742A"Cimarron" studio, 1931 (2)Allan E. Parrish
Monday, November 26, 200726DEarly MGM rivalAndrea Carla Michaels
Friday, September 7, 200747A"Notorious" film studioBarry C. Silk
Saturday, April 7, 20075D"Gunga Din" distributorMichael Shteyman
Tuesday, January 23, 200725DOriginal "King Kong" studio (4)Timothy Powell
Sunday, February 5, 2006103AOriginal "King Kong" studio (4)Eric Berlin
Thursday, January 26, 200654D"Gunga Din" studio, 1939Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, July 3, 200524D"Top Hat" film studioElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, February 9, 200531D"Suspicion" studioAlan Arbesfeld
Thursday, December 16, 200458DMGM rival, once (3)Mike Torch
Wednesday, December 1, 200430D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Roy Leban
Wednesday, May 19, 200448D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, May 18, 200426D"King Kong" studio (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, January 24, 200441AFormer MGM rivalMark Diehl
Sunday, August 24, 2003113A"Cimarron" studio (2)Patrick Berry
Tuesday, August 5, 200361D"King Kong" studio (5)D. J. DeChristopher
Wednesday, June 25, 200370A"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Leonard Williams
Saturday, June 14, 200314DOnetime rival of MGMManny Nosowsky
Wednesday, July 31, 200236D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Jerry E. Rosman
Monday, September 10, 200130A"It's a Wonderful Life" studioNancy Salomon and Karen Riekert
Sunday, March 11, 200189A"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, September 10, 2000114A"King Kong" studio (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, July 7, 200064AHoward Hughes acquired itM. Francis Vuolo
Wednesday, June 28, 200034DMGM rival, once (3)Randy Sowell
Saturday, June 6, 199860AOne of Hollywood's "big five," onceRich Norris
Thursday, April 23, 199864DFilm co. behind "Suspicion"Cathy Millhauser
Wednesday, April 2, 199712D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Sunday, December 15, 199696DHoward Hughes studioR. Ross
Sunday, December 1, 199646DOld studioD. J. Kahn
Monday, August 12, 199658D30's-40's film studioJ. R. Bender
Sunday, August 11, 199682AOld film lettersM. Schneider
Wednesday, May 1, 199616ABig initials in old filmsF. Piscop
Saturday, April 6, 199629ATheater lettersR. Norris
Sunday, March 31, 199649AOld film studioJ. Savage
Saturday, February 17, 199630DOne of old Hollywood's Big FiveBob Sefick
Thursday, September 7, 19957DOnetime Hollywood lettersRich Norris
Saturday, August 19, 199532D“King Kong” studio (5)Bryant White
Tuesday, February 21, 199549DOrson Welles studioMartin Schneider
Thursday, February 2, 199573A"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Bob and Sharon Klahn
Sunday, January 8, 199595AM-G-M rival, once (3)Nancy Nicholson Joline

2 results for RKO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
September 30, 2012diagramless72DOriginal "King Kong" studioFred Piscop
June 4, 2006diagramless62AOriginal "King Kong" studioBrendan Emmett Quigley

18 results for RKO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, September 29, 199364DStudio bought by Desilu in 1953Dorothy ElliottTaub
Monday, June 28, 19936AVaudeville initialsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, February 1, 199147AWell-known Hollywood initialsElizabeth ArthurMaleska
Wednesday, April 11, 199027DTheater-circuit initialsBernard MerenMaleska
Friday, February 12, 198833DWell-known initials in moviesLois SidwayMaleska
Tuesday, August 5, 198629DInits. in movie loreMary M. MurdochMaleska
Thursday, November 18, 198240DRival of M-G-MBette Sue CohenMaleska
Friday, May 1, 19818DFamous movie studio initialsJim ModneyMaleska
Friday, October 19, 197924AFamed theaterWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, April 26, 197083DMovie initialsAlfio MicciWeng
Saturday, October 21, 196753AInitials in show biz.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, December 15, 196448DShow biz initials.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 4, 196249ATheatre initials.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 23, 195921AInitials along the rialto.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 20, 195793AShow biz initials.Mel TaubFarrar
Sunday, April 21, 19574DShow business initials.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, January 1, 195631AMonogram in Show Biz.W. S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Monday, October 17, 195535AWell-known initials in show business.Martin L. KeenFarrar

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